MARLTON, N.J. and BUCHAREST, Romania, Nov. 16, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hill International (NYSE:HIL), the global leader in managing construction risk, announced today that it has received a contract from S.C. Aquacaras S.A. to provide design management and construction supervision services in connection with the modernization of water and wastewater infrastructure throughout Caras Severin County, Romania. The three-and-a-half-year contract has an estimated value to Hill of approximately €3.4 million ($4.4 million).
The €92.0 million ($117.5 million) project entails the modernization of more than 122 kilometers (76 miles) of water infrastructure and more than 185 kilometers (115 miles) of wastewater infrastructure. Hill's role is to supervise the execution of twelve separate design and construction contracts associated with the modernization program.
"This water and wastewater infrastructure modernization program will greatly improve the quality of life for residents in Caras Severin County," said Raouf S. Ghali, President of Hill's Project Management Group (International). "Hill is proud to be managing this initiative," Ghali added.
Hill International, with 3,300 employees in 110 offices worldwide, provides program management, project management, construction management and construction claims and consulting services. Engineering News-Record magazine recently ranked Hill as the 8th largest construction management firm in the United States. For more information on Hill, please visit our website at www.hillintl.com.
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